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6connect and BlueCat join forces to solve the multi-DDI problem

by | October 21, 2020

October 21st, 2020 – San Francisco, CA –  The 6connect team is pleased to announce that they are working together with BlueCat on innovative integration opportunities to ease the administrative burden of hybrid infrastructure. Otherwise known as the “multi-DDI” problem, hybrid infrastructure has continued to plague enterprises around the world – until now.

DDI combines core components of DNS, DHCP, and IP address management (IPAM); the term is often used as a shorthand to describe the integration of these core components of networking into one management solution. A DDI solution provides a centralized platform to manage both DNS and DHCP services with an IPAM component. 6connect has a unique Dynamic Network Provisioning (DNP) platform offering a vendor-neutral, native multi-tenant environment that integrates existing authentication platforms for fast and easy deployment from the moment of installation.

“Enterprises can struggle managing purposefully segmented DDI architectures with any agility. Our partnership with 6connect empowers customers with complex infrastructures to move faster to service the business while consolidating visibility and control over their estate,” said Andrew Wertkin, the CSO of BlueCat.”

Combining 6connect’s global expertise in networking, infrastructure, and automation together with BlueCat’s Adaptive DNS offering creates integration opportunities and solves big headaches for the enterprise.

“BlueCat’s focus on modernizing their customer’s architectures are a natural fit for our approach to API-native automation and workflow-driven Modules,” said Aaron Hughes, 6connect’s CEO.

Future integration paths are around Single Pane of Glass visibility into infrastructure and provisioning tasks around DDI including advanced workflows like Approvals for delegated administration changes. 6connect working together with BlueCat on innovative integration opportunities will no doubt ease the heavy administrative burden of hybrid infrastructure – the “multi-DDI” issue that negatively impacts enterprises around the world.

 

About BlueCat

BlueCat is the Adaptive DNS™ company. The company’s mission is to help the world’s largest organizations thrive on network complexity, from the edge to the core. To do this, BlueCat re-imagined DNS. The result – Adaptive DNS™ – is a dynamic, open, secure, scalable, and automated resource that supports the most challenging digital transformation initiatives, like the adoption of hybrid cloud and rapid application development. Learn more at www.bluecatnetworks.com.

 

About 6connect

6connect is the leader in network resource provisioning and automation. 6connect’s unique Dynamic Network Provisioning (DNP) platform enables centralized API-based provisioning of network resources across distributed and mobile networks, cloud platforms, software-defined networks, and data centers. Innovative customers like Swisscom, PCCW Global, SAP SE, Crown Castle, Zayo Group, Liquid Telecom, Globenet, and CyrusOne utilize DNP to accelerate service delivery time, accurately provision complex network protocols, and dramatically reduce network complexity and costs, while achieving industry change management and compliance requirements.

6connect is based in Silicon Valley and employs a global engineering team that includes some of the world’s foremost experts in IPv4/IPv6 technology, network architecture design, and systems automation. To learn more about the company, visit 6connect at https://www.6connect.com.

“We decided to move our rather complex IP address and DHCP management process to ProVision and it has worked out great for us!! The team at 6connect were very flexible and went above and beyond to accommodate our requirements and helped to make the migration as smooth and hitch free as possible. Kudos to the team @ 6connect!”

Premkumar Subramaniam
Head of R&D
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